Independent Non-Executive Director, Deputy Chair
Deputy Chair of the Trust, Senior Independent Director (SID), Appointments and Remuneration Committee, Nominations and Remuneration Committee (Chair), People Committee, Board representative on the Trust’s Race Equality Staff Network and Non-Executive Director Maternity Safety Champion.
Trustee and Secretary of the young people’s charity Healthy Lifecycles, member of the Bradford Hub Steering Group of the National Literacy Trust, Founder Member of Priestley Academy Trust and member of the Bradford Centre for Applied Education Research (CAER).
Honorary Doctor of the University of Bradford, Chartered Management Institute (CMI), Master of Research in Social Science Methodologies
Appointed on 7 May 2019, Nadira has a successful track record of strategic leadership, transformational change and people management within higher education and the voluntary sector, she was previously the Dean of Lifelong Education and Development at the University of Bradford and has significant experience of working at Board level nationally and internationally and in the NHS, where she was Deputy Chair and SID at the Bradford District Care Trust and the Bradford Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust.